The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 170 164
Rank change year-on-year -22 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 12 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.31% 0.26% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 1.81% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 18
Median salary £48,750 £30,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% +22.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £59,500 £37,090
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,750 £34,500
% change year-on-year +2.64% +9.42%  

Wi-Fi is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 577 497 615
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.67% 14.28% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 470 426 481
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 8 £55,000 - 1
Wigan - 1 £37,500 -
Wi-Fi
North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 28 (73.68%) CCNP
2 28 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (71.05%) LAN
4 25 (65.79%) Firewall
5 24 (63.16%) Cisco
5 24 (63.16%) DNS
6 21 (55.26%) Broadband
6 21 (55.26%) Ethernet
6 21 (55.26%) Internet
6 21 (55.26%) TACACS
6 21 (55.26%) PCI DSS
6 21 (55.26%) Network Management
7 20 (52.63%) WAN
8 19 (50.00%) Nagios
8 19 (50.00%) Juniper
8 19 (50.00%) OpenNMS
9 16 (42.11%) Huawei
9 16 (42.11%) Ericsson
9 16 (42.11%) MPLS
10 14 (36.84%) Configuration Management
10 14 (36.84%) VoIP
10 14 (36.84%) SCCM
10 14 (36.84%) Puppet
10 14 (36.84%) RANCID
11 12 (31.58%) Windows
12 11 (28.95%) BGP
12 11 (28.95%) JNCIP
12 11 (28.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 10 (26.32%) Asterisk PBX

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Basecamp
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (71.05%) LAN
2 25 (65.79%) Firewall
3 24 (63.16%) DNS
4 21 (55.26%) Broadband
4 21 (55.26%) Ethernet
4 21 (55.26%) Internet
4 21 (55.26%) TACACS
5 20 (52.63%) WAN
6 16 (42.11%) MPLS
7 14 (36.84%) VoIP
8 11 (28.95%) BGP
9 10 (26.32%) Asterisk PBX
9 10 (26.32%) IPv6
10 9 (23.68%) MRTG
10 9 (23.68%) SNMP
11 4 (10.53%) 802.11
11 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
11 4 (10.53%) WLAN
12 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Bugzilla
2 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.89%) JIRA
General
1 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Network Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Designer
2 10 (26.32%) Network Designer
3 7 (18.42%) IT Support
4 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (10.53%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) IT Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) IT Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Network Technician
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 3 (7.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Network Management
2 14 (36.84%) Configuration Management
3 10 (26.32%) Network Design
3 10 (26.32%) Network Planning
4 9 (23.68%) Change Management
5 8 (21.05%) ITIL
6 6 (15.79%) Coaching
7 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.53%) Presales
8 4 (10.53%) Validation
9 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
9 3 (7.89%) IT Strategy
9 3 (7.89%) Virtual Environments
10 1 (2.63%) ERP
10 1 (2.63%) Information Security
10 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.63%) Process Management
10 1 (2.63%) Project Management
10 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Perl
2 5 (13.16%) PHP
2 5 (13.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (73.68%) CCNP
1 28 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.95%) JNCIP
3 4 (10.53%) CCDP
3 4 (10.53%) HP ASE
3 4 (10.53%) HP MASE
3 4 (10.53%) MCP
4 3 (7.89%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (55.26%) PCI DSS
2 7 (18.42%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (50.00%) Nagios
1 19 (50.00%) OpenNMS
2 14 (36.84%) Puppet
2 14 (36.84%) RANCID
2 14 (36.84%) SCCM
3 9 (23.68%) Cacti
4 3 (7.89%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) Cisco
2 19 (50.00%) Juniper
3 16 (42.11%) Ericsson
3 16 (42.11%) Huawei
4 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.05%) VMware
6 5 (13.16%) Brocade
6 5 (13.16%) Foundry
6 5 (13.16%) HP
6 5 (13.16%) WatchGuard
6 5 (13.16%) ZyXEL
7 4 (10.53%) AirMagnet
7 4 (10.53%) Aruba
7 4 (10.53%) BroadSoft
7 4 (10.53%) Dell
7 4 (10.53%) Intel Security
7 4 (10.53%) MikroTik
7 4 (10.53%) Mitel
7 4 (10.53%) NEC
7 4 (10.53%) Ruckus Wireless
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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